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Mazda Millenia Excessive Oil Consumption Due to Supercharger Oil Seal Leak

Mazda Millenia Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Engine Affected: 2.3L V6 Supercharged

Average Mileage: 140,250 mi (72,000 mi - 160,000 mi)


The oil seals on the supercharger can fail and cause excessive oil consumption and bluish gray smoke from the tail pipe. Supercharger replacement is commonly required to correct this concern, this can also be an expensive repair.

  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged, 126,000 mi

    Had a used supercharger installed w/ all gaskets

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  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged, 150,000 mi

    oil consumption

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  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged, 146,000 mi

    Gray smoke coming out of exhaust pipe after the car has sat for more than an hour due to an oil leak inside supercharger.

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  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged, 160,000 mi

    The seal of the supercharged was broken an the smoke go out to my tailpipe just when i started it ! the smoke during aproximatly one minute !

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  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged

    A cloud of bluish grayish smoke comes out of muffler the first time I start car everyday. To start the car have to hold key in start position for a little longer than any other vehicle.

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  • Visitor, , 2.3L V6 Supercharged, 158,000 mi

    Smook consumen oíl

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